artist database



Fabio Sandri
(Italy)[1964] b. Valdagno (Vicenza), l. Montecchio Maggiore (VI)

"stanze", b/w shadowgraphs capturing the floor of whole rooms (2004-07) and further recent works based on light sensitive materials

"Fotogrammi", huge foled b/w paper works, presented in part as sculptures, 1989

Ikufumi Sasaki
(Japan)[1973] Niigata

shadowgraphs in b/w & colour of different natural objects like flowers, jellyfishs etc. (also x-ray)

Ulf Saupe
(Germany)[1979] b. Halle/Saale, l. Berlin

"Waterdrops", b/w shadowgraphs enlarged as cyanotypes, 2015

Pierre Savatier
(France)[1954] b. Poitiers, l. Montreuil-sous-Bois.

photogram of scarf cloth, b/w and ilfochrome, 1994-2001

b/w and ilfochrome shadowgraphs (1994-2009) experimenting with patterned scarfs, water drops and glass marbles

"Goutes d'eau", b/w shadowgraphs of water drops on photopaper, 91x91cm, 1998, artist page comprising b/w and colour shadowgraphs from 1992-2010

Alan Scarritt
(USA)[1945] b. Oak Park/IL, l. NYC

untitled, b/w shadowgraph of water surface with whirling hands, 20x24", 1983

Beate Schachinger
(Austria)[1957] b. Vienna, l. Vienna & Breitenfurt

"Waldrebe", cyanotype, 1993

Christian Schad
(Germany)[1894–1982] b. Miesbach, d. Stuttgart

Shadowgraphs "JeudiIV" & "Transmission Ischiatique", 1919

Schadographie Nr.25, 1919, positive copy

Schadograph Nr.2, contact collage of newspaper cutouts on printing-out-paper, 1919.

Schadograph Nr. 11

Onéirodynie en Kova,Schadograph N°15, Geneva 1919, collage like contact copy of journal cut out on printing out paper

Ditmar Schädel
(Germany)[1960] b. Stade, l. Kevelaer

different public installations with b/w body photograms, 1990's.

Liddy Scheffknecht
(Austria)[1980] l. Vienna

installations and video works dealing with shadows (since 2001), e.g. a record of a football game reduced to the player's shadows

Gary Schneider
(South Africa)[1954] b. East London, l. New York

shadowgraph and chemigraphic imprint of hand with heat and sweat effects, 1996-2011

Volker Schreiner
(Germany)[1957] b. Isingerrode/Harz, l. Braunschweig

"Bright Box", b/w video of moving hand shadows, 1990, 3min 15 sec

drawings/ story board for "Bright Box", 1990

Marie Sester
(France)[1955] b. Mulhouse, l. New York City

Artifice and Sensation, 1999, video work integrating X-rayed luggage and vehicles

Stefanie Seufert
(Germany)[1969] b. Göttingen, l. Berlin

Towers, 2015/16, sculptures made of folded c-print paper luminograms

Arthur Siegel
(USA)[1913–1978] b. Detroit, d. Chicago

untitled, b/w shadowgraph created by multiexposure of human head, ca. 1937

abstract multiexposure b/w shadowgraph, 1945/46

Henry Holmes Smith
(USA)[1909–1986] b. Bloomington, ILL, d. San Rafael, CA

b/w cliché verres, made with syrup and liquids on a a glass plate, 1949-72

Serge Spitzer
(Romania)[1951] b. Bucharest, l. NY

Quiver, Rustle, Tremble, Stir, 2003 – 2006, shadow play with ping pong balls on the glass ceiling of the MMK Frankfurt

Julius Stahl
(Germany)[1978] b. Witten, l. Berlin & Dresden

various shadowgraphic and luminographic works related to sound, 2014-today

Hermann Stamm
(Germany)[1953] b. Kulmbach, l. Weimar

"Wirbelgang",b/w body shadowgraph, 1996, DASA, Dortmund, 16 sqm

Anton Stankowski
(Germany)[1906–1998] b. Gelsenkirchen, d. Esslingen

"Erbsenschote", b/w photogram of peapod, 1928

"Stecknadeln",b/w photogram of fixing pins, 1929, 30 x 24 cm

Glasei, b/w photogram of glass egg, 1927, 26,8 x 20,1 cm

Elfriede Stegemeyer
(Germany)[1908–1988] b. Berlin-Charlottenburg, d. Innsbruck

b/w photograms from the thirtys

Edward Steichen
(USA)[1879–1973] b. Bivange (LX), d. West Redding, CT

"Silk Design", photographed shadow of spectacles, b/w print, 1926

Ralph Steiner
(USA)[1899–1986] b. Cleveland, d. Vermont

abstract shadow photgraph "The Beater and the Pan", 1921

complete artist book "The Beater and the Pan", 1921-22

Otto Steinert
(Germany)[1915–1978] b. Saarbrücken, d. Essen

"Photogramm", b/w shadowgraph, 1947

August Strindberg
(Sweden)[1849–1912] Stockholm

The Celestographs of August Strindberg, essay by Douglas Feik

two celestographs defined as "fotogramy",1894 and one chrystal cliché verre, about 1890

Kunie Sugiura
(Japan)[1942] b. Nagoya, l. NY

Untitled Positive,toned flower photogram, 1996

installation of Kitten Papers (1992) at Aichi Arts Center 8/1998 http:

HOPPINGS 1996, hand-toned 'positive photograms'of frogs

Stacks Lilies, b/w shadowgraph, 1996

b/w full body shadowgraphs of prominent people like Yayoi Kusama, 2002-2003

review on Sugiura's retrospecitve at Tokyo Photographic Art Museum

Charles Swedlund
(USA)[1935] b. Chicago, l. Southern Illinois

Untitled, whole body shadowgraph of the artist's sun as a baby, 1957

Alan Archibald Campbell Swinton
(UK)[1863–1930] b. Edinburgh

first X -ray positive of the human hand in England, 13 January 1896

X-rays from the hands of Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-Cecil, Arthur James Balfour, William Crookes, William George Armstrong and William Thomson, 1896

Negative Discharge, 1892